April Deliberative & Council Meeting Closed to Public. Watch it LIVE on Facebook.

Updated 8:28 PM EST | April 6, 2020 Chester City Deliberative and Council Meetings will be closed to the public for the month of April. Both Deliberative Meetings have been moved from Monday to 10am on the Wednesday that aligns with the scheduled Council Meeting....

Chester City Hall Closed to Public

In efforts to stop the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) city hall will be closed to the general public UNTIL AT LEAST MONDAY – April 6, 2020. Residents who have questions concerning the city’s efforts surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) can stay updated by...

Chester City Events in April

ALL events/meetings held at Chester City Hall are cancelled for the month of April.

Right to Know Request (COVID-19 Schedule)

During the COVID-19 State of Emergency, the Pennsylvania Office of Open Records has issued the following advisory: “Requesters: Unless you have an urgent need to access records, please do not file any new RTKL requests at this time. Additionally, in most cases,...
Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland, Director of Public Affairs

Welcome to the City of Chester

Welcome to the new City of Chester Official Website.  We hope you find all the resources you are looking for.  Be sure to check out our Facebook and Twitter pages as we are constantly staying in touch with the constituents in the City of Chester.


The City has changed parking processing vendors as of May 1st, 2019.  Any parking ticket issued on or after May 1st can be paid in person at Chester City Hall, on-line by clicking the Pay Parking Ticket icon or visiting https://www.chesterparking.com to make a web payment.

Any ticket issued before May 1st, please read the ticket for payment instructions.

Meter Rates:

Paying with Coins:First two Quarters = 30 Minutes
.10 cents = 3 minutes
.5 cents = 1 1/2 minutes
Paying with Card:$1.00 = 30 minutes (default value / minimum allowed with credit card payment)
.50 cents = additional 15 minutes (press button to add time in 15 min. increments for a max time of two hours).
Access Chester City Email
Click to view latest City Information on Access Channel 10
Pay Code Ticket Online
Pay Ticket Online

Use the button for tickets written on or after May 1, 2019

Upcoming Events

Fri 10

Good Friday

April 10
Sat 11

CANCELLED – Community Shredding Event

April 11 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Wed 15

CANCELLED – Zoning Hearing Board Meeting

April 15 @ 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM EDT
Fri 17

CANCELLED – Community Shredding Event

April 17 @ 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EDT
Mon 20

CANCELLED – Chester Aggregated Pension Board

April 20 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
Wed 22

Deliberative Only Meeting

April 22 @ 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM EDT

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